New Delhi: The low-cost Nokia Asha 501 is now available for pre-order on the Nokia India’s online store for Rs 5,199. The website does not say while the phone will be available in India, but it states that the phone will come in 5 colours – Yellow, Black, Cyan, Red and White.
The Asha 501 has a 3-inch QVGA TFT capacitive display and it includes 128 MB of inbuilt flash memory and includes a 4GB memory card. Its memory is expandable up to 32GB.
The Asha 501 is the first Nokia device at such a low price point to use a micro-SIM. The phone features a 3.2-megapixel camera, WiFi, a lock screen with a glanceable clock and Nokia said that the Asha 501 offers 48 days in standby and 17 hours of talk time.
Users will be able to download many third-party apps comprising Twitter, WeChat, WhatsApp, CNN, eBuddy, ESPN, Facebook, Foursquare, Line, LinkedIn, Nimbuzz, Pictelligent, and The Weather Channel.